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Aug 21, 2013 12:35am PDT
? meet sunny obama. the latest in a long line of white house furry friends. the latest on >>> from new york city, this is "nightline" with cynthia mcfadden. >>> good evening, and thank you for joining us, we begin with a terrifying event in atlanta today, screaming children flooding out of their elementary school. a gunman inside with a weapon, a scene harkening back to the tragedy that happened in newtown, connecticut. today, thankfully, no one was hurt. but as children all over the country head back to school, questions abound. how did an armed young man stroll into an elementary school, and why? >> reporter: they are images no parent wants to see, and they're frighteningly familiar, desperate teachers here at the discovery learning academy outside of atlanta, rushing the young children, single file, away from danger. and inside the elementary school, a young man with a gun loose. >> we suspected he came in as somebody authorized to be there. >> reporter: it was only the second week of school when the familiar scene unfolded. he entered around 1:00 p.m., carrying an ak-47 knock off a
Aug 31, 2013 12:35am PDT
. with allies so hard to find is president obama really willing to go it alone. >> oh, please. >>> oh, summertime, what is the recipe for bottling up that perfect sunshiny feeling. we'll end our search for the ultimate summer song. >>> and the week for clint eastward and michael douglas, not a good week for marriages, but you think that is bad? just wait until you hear this >>> from new york city, this is "nightline," with bill weir. >> thank you for wrapping up your friday with us. here is hoping you have a relaxing long weekend ahead. but it will not be much of a holiday for the sailors on board the five american destroyers, now floating in the mediterranean, or barack obama, one man deciding whether or not to use the ships in syria, nothing but somber faces around the tables in the west wing this morning as the president met with the staff. and this afternoon, as secretary of state john kerry stepped before cameras with the intelligence that the syrian army used poison gas and killed over 400 children. aside from punishing assad, he said an american strike is needed to send a messa
Aug 21, 2013 12:35am EDT
butter protein bars. >>> president obama huddled with his national security team today, amid speculation that the administration may curtail the $1.5 billion that the united states provides to egypt in light of the crackdown after more than a thousand people were killed this month. chief correspondent martha raddats has more. >> reporter: good evening from cairo, this is the first interview that egypt's prime minister has done since the military's presidential crackdown on its own people. it has been the most violent week in the modern history of egypt. a military crackdown that has pushed this country to the edge of civil war, leaving one of america's great allies in this region awash in blood. last month, i witnessed peaceful protests here. when i returned yesterday, i found a country with scars that will take decades to heal. it began with the military ousting of mohammed morsi, egypt's first-ever democratically elected president and the leader of the muslim brotherhood party. morsi supporters refused to stop demonstrations, despite threats from the military. which moved in last wedne
Aug 20, 2013 12:35am PDT
followers than president obama, a near perfect clout score, and trails only the queen, oprah on the "forbes" celebrity list. and with love like this, who knows? maybe someday soon she'll be taking the throne. thank you for watching abc news. "world news now" is coming up soon with overnight breaking news. i'll see you at "good morning america" tomorrow. and as always, we're online at good night.
Aug 22, 2013 12:35am PDT
. almost a year to the day, president obama warned syria not to cross a red line. >> we have been very clear to the assad regime, but also to other players on the ground that a red line for us is, we start to see a whole bunch of chemical weapons moving around or being used. that would change my calculus. >> reporter: the estimated casualties in today's suspected attack far exceed previous suspected chemical attacks linked to assad's government. the most deadly of which was in march, when at least 30 were killed. >> it is a matter of cooperation. >> reporter: but so far, u.s. aid to syrian rebels has been slow to come. what kind of military aid is getting to syria from the u.s. right now? >> on the u.s. military side, the department of defense, besides the assistance with the humanitarian relief effort, we're also engaged in training of our jordananian partners. as you know we have military planners in jordan. >> reporter: do we have small arms arriving or no. >> the department of defense is not engaged in arming the opposition. >> reporter: in no way are we giving them small arms, not
Aug 29, 2013 12:35am PDT
obama was born and to be beaten? you had to grow up. so by the time of the march on washington, i was 23, but i was an older person. >> reporter: an old soul, as they say? >> i was an old soul. >> reporter: wednesday in washington, the old soul stood with the young. the words of dr. king as relevant now as they were 50 years ago. >> we have come to this hallowed spot, to remind america of the fierce urgency of now. now is the time. to make real the promises of democracy. >> we may not face the same dangers of 1963, but the fierce fear remains. we m the same flame that lit the heart of all who are willing to take a first step for justice, i know that flame remains. >> reporter: for two friends from arkansas, much has changed in america since 1963. like the country they love. a little grayer, perhaps wiser and still moving towards the dream. for "nightline," i'm byron pitts in washington. >> indeed. our thanks to byron pitts for that. >>> next, what is blue and painted all over? >> abc news "nightline," brought to you by macy's yeah? then how'd i get this... [ voice of dennis ] dri
Aug 23, 2013 12:35am EDT
to jennifer lopez but to other celebrities and even president obama. >> according to police dubis pled not guilty. lopez had an order ofpr
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